Zanzibar Born Abdulrazak Gurnah Nobel Prize Ready to Work with Zanzibar on International Book Fair

The 2021 Nobel Prize for Literature, Professor Abdulrazak Gurnah(with casual black suit) back to Motherland Country and arrives at the Abeid Amani Karume International Airport and accompanied by Minister of Tourism and Antiques, honorable Simai Muhammed(with white shirt). On December 7th, when Abdulrazak Gurnah accepted the Nobel Prize in Literature at the Swedish Embassy in […]

ZANZIBAR Sees 51.2% Increase Tourists Arrival

TOURISM: Zanzibar’s international visitors arrivals increased by 51.2% last year amid threat posed by COVID-19 pandemic. Latest statistics released by the Office of Chief Government Statistician (OCGS),show there were 394,185 foreign visitors compared to 260,644 international arrival in 2020. According to OCGS arrival through Abeid Amani Karume International were 348,868 or 88.5% of total arrivals […]

Zanzibar International Airport To Meet International Standards After Invested $ 128 Million.

LOCAL NEWS: The Zanzibar Airports Authority (ZAA) yesterday signed contracts with four foreign firms to provide services at the Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (AAKIA). Under the pacts, the companies will provide services ranging from management and support of the AAKIA, ground-handling, duty-free management and VIP lounge. The companies with which the airports authority signed […]